"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.